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MV Noorderlicht

Oceanwide Expeditions Inc Offers Itinerary of Cruises
Former Names:  None

Noorderlicht was originally built in 1910 in Germany as a three-masted schooner but in 1991 she was re-rigged and refitted as a well-balanced two-masted schooner. Strenghtened at the bow, but with no ice class she is capable of sailing the seven seas.  Noorderlicht passengers tend to be Adventurous 45-65 and singles and International. When all cabins have double occupancy, the ship provides a space ratio of 7 tons per passenger and a crew to passenger ratio of one for every 4 passengers. At full capacity the space ratio is 7 tons per passenger and the crew ratio is one to 4 passengers.
Size Very Small
Rating
Built 1910
Refit 1991
Tonnage 140
Passengers (Min/Max) 20/20
Crew 5
Officers Dutch
CABINS
Total  10
All cabins have upper and lower berths, a cupboard and wash basin. Shared shower and toilet facilities are conveniently located. Instead of portholes, the cabins have frosted glass in the ceiling to provide light. 
Balcony  0
Ocean View  0
Inside  10
Single  0
Cabin Details Cabins Deckplans
FITNESS & LEISURE
Pools Out/In  0/0
There is deck space for observing scenery and wildlife. The vessel carries a sturdy Zodiac craft for beach landings. Whilst sailing the assistance of the passengers is appreciated for handling the sails and taking the helm.
Jacuzzis  0
Fitness Centre  No
Sauna  No
Steam Room  No
Deck Space  Average
RESTAURANTS
Three meals of international cuisine per day are served in the mess room and prepared by our cook. Main Dining Rooms  1
Sittings  1
Non Smoking  Yes
Alternative Dining  0
 ENTERTAINMENT
Lectures by the expedition leader will be given in the dining room.  Show Lounges 0
Cinema No
Library No
Casino No
DRESS CODE
Dress is informal. Comfortable, casual clothing for all inside activities, and good footwear.
TIPPING
Gratuities are divided amongst the entire crew/hotel staff. The guideline is US$8 - US$10 per passenger per day.
 DISABLED
Wheelchair cabins 0
Wheelchair access is unsuitable. There are no facilities for disabled passengers on this ship.  Hoists are not provided and passengers will need to bring their own.
Lifts 0
 CHILDREN
The rating for children is Unsuitable. There are no children's facilities. 

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